The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for JPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
South East / East Sussex
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing JPA 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - - 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +8.17% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00

JPA is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 82 123 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 39.05% 41.98% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 89 48
Median daily rate £350 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% +8.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +47.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing JPA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JPA in East Sussex

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JPA in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for JPA in East Sussex

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for JPA.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) TestNG
3 5 (71.43%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) Spring MVC
3 5 (71.43%) SQLite
3 5 (71.43%) Jetty
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSD
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JMS
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) WebLogic

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) Jetty
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQLite
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) TestNG
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Spring MVC
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) EclipseLink
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XSD
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle